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Nigeria lost ex-president who was the first executive president of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Shagari who passed away at National hospital Abuja on Friday December 28th, 2018 who was said to be 93 years old.
The news was broken by soko State Governor Aminu Tambuwal on his Twitter handle “I regret to announce the death of former president Sheu Shagari who just passed away at National Hospital Abuja. May his soul rest in peace” He said.
The news was also confirmed by his grandson, Bellow Shagari, on his Twitter handle “I regret announcing the death of my grandfather, H.E Alhaji Shagari who died right after brief illness at the National hospital Abuja”.